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Buprenorphine Waiver Training - Treatment of Opiod Use Disorder Course
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When: Tuesday, September 22, 2020
2:00 PM
Where: Virtual Training
United States

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Host: Greater New York Hospital Association - Virtual Training

This course covers all medications and treatments for opioid use disorder, and provides 8 hours of required education needed to obtain the waiver to prescribe buprenorphine in an office-based setting. The first four hours are completed online in the ASAM e-LC followed by four hours of live learning in a virtual classroom setting.

You will learn how to:

• Assess patients for the full spectrum of harmful opioid use including misuse and use disorder.
• Summarize the clinical pharmacology, efficacy and safety of methadone, buprenorphine and naltrexone in treating opioid use disorder.
• Identify and assess patients who are appropriate for treatment with medications for an opioid use disorder in an office-based setting.
• Describe procedures for initiating, stabilizing, maintaining, monitoring and modifying treatment of patients on buprenorphine or naltrexone.

Registration link: https://nycdohmhbuprenorphine.ticketbud.com/92220

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